Voice-Over is production technique where a voice or dialogue done by an off-screen narrator or voice artist/specialist. This technique is used in radio, television production, film making, theater, or other presentations, documentaries, news reports etc. Voice over is usually pre-recorded, which is attached to the video/Audio file later on.
There are few types of Voice-over
Commercial voice over professional promotes a particular product or service. This promotion may involve narration or voice acting, depending on the type of commercial the voice over artist is recording. Like- Radio, TV, Promos, and Internet broadcast ad campaigns, etc.
Narration Voice-over is an offstage commentary like – Radio, Television production, Film making, Theater, Audio books, Technical Medical narration, Virtual Home tours or other presentations.
Commercial telephone voice recordings and telephone greetings, corporate voicemail systems, interactive voice response, voicemail greetings, telephone surveys and much more comes under the Telephonic voice over.
In the Corporate voice over – Product Videos, Industrial Videos, Promotional Videos, Product demonstrations, Trade show exhibits, training programs etc are involved.
In the education field E-learning modules, Educational video, Tutorials, Online courses, Educational Audio book, etc.
In Entertainment voice over- Movies, Music, TV series, Animation series, Cartoons series, Animated films etc. are involved.
Animated Children’s books, Videos and Video games, Toys talk or Cartoons, Anime, Animation series, etc.